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Aquario Vasco da Gama

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Rua Direita do Dafundo | Algés, 1495, Lisbon 1495, Portugal
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Reviewed June 24, 2019 via mobile

We extended our trip to Belém and walked over to the Aquarium which really felt a lot more like a private collection. However, it was still quite nice and it was quaint. Quite a bit of the information is in Portuguese and some of the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank TimHensley55
Reviewed June 10, 2019 via mobile

This museum is quite old, but the good people from the Portuguese Navy take really good care of it. It's a small aquarium/museum but still has plenty to see. From tropical freshwater species to local marine life. On the entrance level floor you have all...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Ricardomster
Reviewed January 17, 2019 via mobile

I was staying in Algés, so I decided to visit this aquarium. I’ve been to huge ones around the world, so I would say I’m spoiled. However, this aquarium has a nice environment and it is not packed with tourists. I was the only visitor...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Rick28200
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

This is a very good activity to do with children. The walk towards this aquarium is spectacular, its by the atlantic ocean. once inside, you easily spend 2 hours looking at marine life . Its very beautiful and serene. The facility is very well made....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed July 19, 2018

The big tank is amazing. It has a lot of variety of animals, and it's divided by continents giving you a overview of where each animal is from.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank MarriV90
Reviewed April 16, 2018

It's one of the most visited aquario of Portugal, totally dedicated to the oceans, unfortunately I had no time for a visit, but friends told us, there are 4 main tanks, filled with countless different species; nice to go with children.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Manuela L
Reviewed March 3, 2018

There are expositions of underwater animals, birds there are conected with the sea and anfibious! Some rooms tell stories of the ancesters of portugal and the faun and flora related. I hope you enjoy!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank MariaC7635
Reviewed December 29, 2017

Our family loved the visit, the pond at the entrance is amazing, with huge Koi fish that can be fed by the visitors. Inside, the museum is very informative and presents a great oceanographic collection, having loads of different species to watch and enjoy. A...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 20, 2017 via mobile

Awesome place to spend your time and enjoy the view of aquatic flora and fauna.A fin place to go with friends and family.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank AshokP928
Reviewed December 6, 2017

Our family loves a visit to the Aquario Vasco de Gama! To begin with, the fish pond in the garden at the entrance to the aquarium is a favourite thing for our kids to re-visit and re-visit. There are heaps of huge fish with big...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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